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Sindh to have ten military courts within weeks: Chandio

Latest Update: January 19, 2016 | 1372 Views
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KARACHI: Sindh Advisor for Information, Moula Bakhsh Chandio on Tuesday said ten military courts will start to function in a matter of few weeks while safe houses will be established for witnesses’ protection.

Addressing a press conference here, the Information Advisor said so far 25 cases have been referred to the military courts including that of Khalid Mehmood Soomro’s murder.

However, he said there is a court’s stay on Khalid Mehmood’s case and efforts are being made for its withdrawal.

He said a force is also being raised for the protection of witnesses.

Chandio said approval has been solicited for formation of committees on district level to create religious harmony.